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Sleek new 911 buses are back on the road

Sleek new 911 buses are back on the road

THE double decker buses serving the No. 911 route are back on the road — they returned yesterday, nearly a month after the earlier model was retired. The new double decker buses shuttle between Laoximen ...

Link Xu | February 14, 2018, Wednesday


Record departures from Hongqiao station

Record departures from Hongqiao station

SHI Jiemin was on duty at Hongqiao Railway Station yesterday when a record 298,000 people took off from the station for the Spring Festival holiday. Half a million people left Shanghai by rail yesterday, ...

Xu Lingchao | February 14, 2018, Wednesday


Shanghai braces for Disneyland, Yuyuan crowd

Shanghai braces for Disneyland, Yuyuan crowd

Shanghai police will deploy more officers at key points and use location-based service system as it anticipates large crowds at Shanghai Disneyland and Yuyuan Garden during the Spring Festival holiday...

Staff reporters | February 14, 2018, Wednesday


Foreign students cash in delivering holiday parcels

Foreign students cash in delivering holiday parcels

AN e-commerce platform has recruited 80 foreign students to deliver parcels in Shanghai during the Spring Festival holiday. Suning.com says its program will let students experience the courier service ...

Yang Jian | February 14, 2018, Wednesday


Public security turns the tables on traditional feast

Public security turns the tables on traditional feast

LIN Xinhui, 33, and Zhu Yanjun, 35, are a married couple but as police officers they will have to forfeit the traditional Chinese Lunar New Year’s Eve dinner with their two children and other family members ...

Chen Huizhi | February 14, 2018, Wednesday


Some rest before the long journey home

Some rest before the long journey home

Passengers relax on massage chairs at Shanghai Railway Station yesterday. The 40-day Spring Festival travel rush, which began on February 1, saw a record 501,100 people leave the city on Saturday. The railway station said that the record was likely to be broken over the next two days. A similar number of travelers is expected to head out of the city today from the city’s three major railway stations. ...

February 13, 2018, Tuesday


Expat caught up in spirit of Spring Festival

Expat caught up in spirit of Spring Festival

YOU don’t have to be Chinese to get caught up in the spirit of the Spring Festival. Expats living in Shanghai also enjoy the color and the festival atmosphere of the Lunar New Year holiday. Swiss national ...

Ke Jiayun | February 13, 2018, Tuesday


Outdoor workers, couriers now have places to take rest

Outdoor workers, couriers now have places to take rest

THE Shanghai Federation of Trade Unions has established 600 resting places for outdoor workers and men and uniform to take a break, drink warm water and heat their meals. The resting areas will have heaters ...

Yang Meiping | February 13, 2018, Tuesday


Quality issues found in cosmetics

Quality issues found in cosmetics

A facial mask powder of Natural Beauty was found to contain excessive lead, the Shanghai Food and Drug Administration said yesterday. The heavy metal is harmful in cosmetics, and long time use of it ...

Hu Min | February 13, 2018, Tuesday


Prison experiment allows jailbirds to head home for Spring Festival

Prison experiment allows jailbirds to head home for Spring Festival

THE Ministry of Justice has initiated a trial program allowing some prisoners a short furlough to spend time with their families during the Spring Festival. Several Shanghai natives from three prisons ...

Yang Meiping | February 13, 2018, Tuesday




 

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